Tamale: GWCL to temporarily shout down production over Bagre Dam spillage
The Management of the Ghana Water Company Limited, Nothern Region has announced that it would shut down temporarily.
The exercise according to the management is in due to the bare dam spillage.
A statement issued by the GWCL explained that it would be prudent to shut down temporarily for the Protection of its Equipment and Installations.
“According to our Standard Operating Procedure, the maximum level of the Intake Dam should not exceed 36 feet but as at this morning, Tuesday, September 20, 2022, the level of the In-take Dam stood at 30.40 feet in addition to the Bagre Dam spillage.
Management would like the public and its cherished customers to understand that any operation beyond the maximum operating feet puts the Water Facility in a
jeopardy which could lead to the entire collapse and destruction of its equipment and installations.”